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Sailing away on the Norfolk Broads

  • Location Great Yarmouth
  • Duration 4 days
  • Price from £1,050.00
  • Boating
  • Historical
  • Wildlife
  • Mindful escape
  • Learn new skills
  • Microadventure

Highlights

Stay on one of our Traditional Norfolk Broads Sailing Yachts and learn to sail with our qualified sailing instructors, on the inland waters of the Norfolk Broads UK. This sailing experience is a three-night stay for 1-2 people on a traditional sailing yacht. You will have your own skipper joining you in the day time, for your sailing tuition.
The prices are fully inclusive of Yacht, instructor, parking, towels, bedding, lifejackets, insurance, diesel, gas and damage waver. Start your sailing adventure today!

This adventure is perfect for individuals and small groups, and can be tailored for:

  • Dog Friendly

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Details

Day 1

  • 3 pm embark and meet your skipper with a drink and cake.

  • Sail up past The National Trust Island of Heigham Holmes to the stunning Hickling Broad and nature reserve. Watch out for Bitterns, Marsh Harriers and Cranes.

  • Spend the night at the peaceful moorings at Hickling, where a good meal can be purchased from the waterside pub.

Day 2
  • Cook your own breakfast to eat on deck taking in the stunning scenery and wildlife on Hickling Broad.

  • 10:30 am Your skipper arrives for a day of learning to sail or sitting back and enjoying the peace and tranquillity of sailing on the upper reaches of the River Thurne and Horsey Mere..

  • 3pm Moor at Horsey Dyke and visit the famous Horsey Windmill, walk to the beach to see the seals and then on to The Nelsons Head pub where you can purchase your evening meal.

Day 3
  • Cook your own breakfast, to eat on the deck, enjoying the beautiful surroundings of Hosey Dyke and Horsey Windpump.

  • 10:30am Your skipper arrives, sail to see the 300 year old listed bridge at Potter Heigham, shoot-the-bridge. Picnic lunch on deck.

  • Sail to the stunning Martham Broad and then back to Martham Ferry at 3pm. Choose from the many local pubs, take-a-ways and restaurants

Day 4 -Disembark at 9 am in the morning.

Effort Level

Relax and unwind whilst exploring the great outdoors

  • Chilled
  • Active
  • Tough

Inclusions

Comfort Accommodation

Your Yacht will come with tea, coffee, sugar, olive oil, salt, pepper, kitchen roll, toilet rolls, washing up liquid, tea towels, dish cloths, a scourer and hand soap. The cooking equipment is high quality and easy to clean! All our yachts have showers, heating, inboard engines and come equipped with luxury down-feel cotton percale duvets, high quality towels, sheets and cooking equipment. Our gaff rigged broads sailing holiday yachts, offer an authentic broads sailing experience in style and comfort.

    What's included

  • Equipment Instructor, parking, towels, bedding, lifejackets, insurance, diesel, gas and damage waver included

    What you'll need

  • Warm Clothing
  • Waterproofs
  • Food
  • Drink

Cancellations

Moderate Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 30 days before the activity is scheduled to start.

Location

Great Yarmouth

Provider

Oliver's Sailing Holidays

Oliver's Sailing Holidays

Oliver's Sailing Holidays is the experience provider for Sailing away on the Norfolk Broads